Depression Modules Overview

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating in and receiving credit for this activity.

  • Review the entire activity.
  • Successfully complete the post-test (70% accuracy) and complete the online evaluation instrument which is linked at the end of the activity.
  • Print your certificate on-line.
  • The estimated time to complete this activity is 1.0 hours per module.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • Windows XP or higher with Flash Player or Windows Media Player and Adobe Reader 8.0 or higher.
  • Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard.
  • This CME/CE activity features audio and a sound card and speakers are required.

PLANNING COMMITTEE

Catherine Bevil, EdD, RN
Susan Boust, MD
Angie Brennan, MD
Darwin Brown, PA-C, MPH
Patricia Carstens, MS
Lois Colburn
Ryan Edwards, BS
Richard Fisher
Teri Gabel, PharmD, BCPP
Joan Husted, HRM, CMP
Diana Hutchison, MS, Ed
Brent Khan, MA

Heidi Keeler, PhD, RN
Howard Y. Liu, MD
Brenda McIlnay, LCSW, LIMHP
Dennis McNeilly, PsyD
Chelsea Neumann, BA
Paul Paulman, MD
Michael Rice, PhD, APRN-NP, FAAN
Dave Robinson, PhD
Steven Wengel, MD
Nicole Westercamp, BS
James Wilson, PharmD, BCPP
Kathleen Yao, MSN, APRN-WH  

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS (the following applies to each module):
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is provided for 1.0 contact hour under ANCC criteria.

The Nebraska Board of Pharmacy, at its July 2011 meeting, voted to allow Nebraska pharmacists to use AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ as evidence of continuing education.

FUNDING STATEMENT DECLARATION
This activity is underwritten and funded by the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN).

DISCLOSURE DECLARATION
All faculty and planning committee members participating in a University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education, and American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation activity are required to disclose commitments to and/or relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers or distributors, or others whose products or services may be considered to be related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Disclosure of these commitments and/or relationships is included in these course materials so that participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments in interpreting its content and evaluating its recommendations.

This activity includes presentations in which faculty may discuss off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments not yet FDA-approved. Participants should note that the use of products outside currently FDA-approved labeling should be considered experimental and are advised to consult current prescribing information for FDA-approved indications.

Please note that while the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education is an ANCC accredited organization, this does not imply endorsement by the UNMC or ANCC of any commercial products affiliated with this activity.

The following indicates the faculty and planning committee disclosure declaration information and the nature of those commercial relationships.

All materials are included with the permission of the authors. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and are not to be construed as those of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education, or American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Authors and the Planning Committee for this activity have no significant relationships to disclose.

The following author(s) plan to present off-label uses for the following product/drug:

  • Teri Gabel, PharmD, BCPP, will present the use of antidepressant medications that are not FDA approved for adolescent depression.
  • James Wilson, PharmD, BCPP, will present the use of antidepressant medications that are not FDA approved for adolescent depression.

 DISCLAIMERS

The opinions or views expressed in this continuing education activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or recommendations of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center of Continuing Education, the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education, and the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska.
Health care professionals and other individuals should review and consider other publications and materials on the subject before relying solely upon the information contained within this educational activity.
This site also contains hypertext links to websites created and controlled by other organizations. These links are provided for your convenience and are not intended as an endorsement by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education, the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education, or the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska.

CONTACT INFORMATION
If you have any questions about this activity, please contact Joan Husted, HRM, CMP in the Center for Continuing Education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, 402-559-6235, toll-free 1-877-832-6924, or via email at jhusted@unmc.edu.

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